August 10, 2005, (Montreal, QC) - Bill Farrar, company president and chief financial officer, is pleased to announce that Puresource Inc. has purchased the operating assets of Aliments Inari Inc. /Inari Foods Inc. and Produits Biologiques Himex Inc. /Himex Organic Products Inc. in Montreal, QC.
"The Inari™ acquisition will enhance the service levels to our retail store customers in the province of Quebec and in Atlantic Canada. The Inari™ division, operating out of our new Montreal distribution centre, will provide regional access for our customers to the many product lines we currently distribute in both Quebec and Atlantic Canada. The turnaround time from receipt of our customers' orders to delivery to our customers' doors within Inari's trading area will be improved," he said.
Produits Biologiques Himex Inc. has been an international exporter/importer/distributor of high-quality bulk organic foods for many years. Under Puresource Inc.'s ownership, the name of this business unit will be Genesis Food™. "We are particularly pleased to advise the trade that Michael Hauser, long associated with Himex, will be the general manager of our Genesis Food™ division. Michael brings a wealth of experience and contacts to the business which will be of great value in driving forward this division's growth," Bill Farrar stated.
Puresource Inc., with operations facilities in Montreal, QC, Guelph, Ontario and Calgary, Alberta, is a leading distributor of natural health products across Canada. For additional information, please call 519-837-2140 Ext 293
Inari(TM) & Genesis Food(TM) (Divisions of Puresource Inc.)